Author vstinner
Recipients Ben.Darnell, Big Stone, asvetlov, lukasz.langa, njs, vstinner, yselivanov
Date 2019-11-05.01:23:23
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> Is it be possible to backport this inside the standard ProactorEventLoop of Python-3.8.1 ? As things are currently broken, no kitten would be armed

No, we don't add features to minor releases.

If you need add_reader(), your code works with Python 3.7 but fails with 3.8, you can use the following code to ensure that you use the SelectorEventLoop:

if sys.platform == 'win32':
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